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Visual industries news, insights from CGTrader marketplace, company announcements, and some inspiration for your upcoming 3D model. Find amazing stories from the community and beyond. How spaceship model end-up in VR experience, how challenge to model a sword and the win shape further modeling career and many more amazing stories can be found on this blog.

CGTrader at Siggraph 2018

August 2nd, 2018

CGTrader at Siggraph 2018

CGTrader will be exhibiting at Siggraph 2018 in Vancouver and we’d love to meet you and chat! SIGGRAPH 2018 is the event to visit if you are interested in the latest innovations in CG, animation, VR, games, digital art, mixed reality and emerging technologies. The event will be running on 12-16 August, and CGTrader will be exhibiting at booth #818 on August 14-16.

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An inspiring milestone – there are 1,500,000 of us at CGTrader

July 26th, 2018

An inspiring milestone – there are 1,500,000 of us at CGTrader

Happy news, everyone! Our community has reached an inspiring milestone – 1,500,000 members! This means that CGTrader has grown 6 times in the last 3 years!

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12 imaginary places you’d love to experience

July 16th, 2018

12 imaginary places you’d love to experience

It has been four months since the CGTrader Digital Art Competition began, and many 2D and 3D artists have already submitted their fascinating works of digital art. Fantasy landscapes and wonderful sights await anyone who wanders into the competition gallery. If you want to join the competition, submit your works to any of the six listed categories before September 30. Everyone can enter their greatest works – there’s no requirement to create a new piece just for the competition. Here are several works of art that the staff of CGTrader picked to highlight the mid-point of the competition.

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The Character: Female challenge is over. Find out who won!

June 6th, 2018

The Character: Female challenge is over. Find out who won!

Our latest 3D design challenge was more about its message than the prizes or awesome models. We want to sincerely thank everyone for participating in the 3D Character: Female challenge and sharing their works with our community.

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CGTrader is nominated for the Digital Top 50 Awards!

June 5th, 2018

CGTrader is nominated for the Digital Top 50 Awards!

Just as we’re about to hit 1.5 million users, the Digital Top 50 awards, created by Google, McKinsey and Rocket Internet, have turned their attention to CGTrader and nominated us for the B2C Scaleup award!

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